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Watch On The Suez - August 1970 0

August 19, 1970 – Suez Treaty Violation Allegations – Vietnam War And Drugs – What To Do About Cyclamates.

Become a Patron! August 19, 1970 – The Suez Canal and the tentative treaty between Egypt and Israel was heading up the news for this day. Amid allegations that there were Egyptian violations of the ceasefire, the U.S. State Department announced publicly that evidence wasn’t proving conclusive. Within hours of...

Alice B. Toklas 0

Alice B. Toklas Has A Word Or Two And A Recipe For Her Infamous Brownies – 1961 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Become a Patron! Alice B.Toklas. The name might not ring many bells with generations born after the 1960s. But during the 60s, during the blossoming of the Counterculture, she was an icon, and maybe more than her companion Gertrude Stein, became the face of the burgeoning drug culture that sprang...

Stellla Donnelly - Fuji Festival 2019 - Photo: Tim Cochrane 0

Stella Donnelly – Live At Fuji Festival 2019 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Stella Donnelly -Live At Fuji Festival 2019 – Recorded July 27, 2019 – NHK-FM New faces by way of Australian singer-songwriter Stella Donnelly, whose debut album came out in March of this year and has been getting widely positive reactions all over the world. Recorded literally hours ago, Donnelly and...

You're afraid the future isn't all it's cracked up to be. 0

It’s 1969 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In San Francisco – You Have This Nagging Suspicion You Missed It.

KYA – San Francisco – Tom Campbell – February 22, 1969 – Rob Frankel Collection – Suddenly it hits you – you’ve missed out on everything. Never went to a single love-in. Never went to The Fillmore or The Avalon or The Matrix. Missed all the bands. You went to...

Harlem - July 1964 0

July 24, 1964 – Harlem And The Long, Hot Summer – Past Daily Reference Room

Become a Patron! Fifty-five years ago, on July 24, 1964 Harlem was in the process of sweeping up smashed windows, putting out fires and generally recovering from the events only a few days before. A series of events which would be repeated to the point where the days after June...